UK-Cambridge: Cold-storage installations.

UK-Cambridge: Cold-storage installations.

Preliminary Questions
This notice is for prior information only: Yes
This notice aims at reducing time-limits for receipt of tenders: No
This notice is a call for competition: No

Section I: Contracting Authority

I.1) Name and addresses:
UK Research & Innovation - British Antarctic Survey, UK
High Cross, Madingley Rd, Cambridge, CB3 0ET, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1223221400, Email:
Contact: Laura Ross
Main Address:
NUTS Code: UKH12
Specifications and additional documents: As Above
I.2) Joint procurement:
The contract involves joint procurement: No.
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body: No .

I.3) Communication
Further information can be obtained from: the above mentioned address

I.4) Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5) Main activity:
Other activity: Research and Innovation

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement - 1
II.1.1) Title: UKRI-1860 Laboratory Cold Storage Facility Refurbishment
Reference number: UKRI-1860
II.1.2) Common Procurement Vocabulary:
45213210 - Cold-storage installations.
II.1.3) Type of contract: WORKS
II.1.4) Short description:
Project to refurbish existing laboratory cold storage facility, to include all associated mechanical and electrical works.
II.1.5) Estimated total value:
Value excluding VAT (give figures only) : 1,000,000 - GBP
II.1.6) Information about lots:
This contract is divided into lots: No
Maximum number of lots that may be awarded to one tenderer: Not Provided
The contracting authority reserves the right to award contracts combining the following lots or groups of lots: Not Provided

II.2) Lot Description
II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s):
39298800 - Aquariums.
98361000 - Aquatic marine services.
45350000 - Mechanical installations.
45351000 - Mechanical engineering installation works.
42500000 - Cooling and ventilation equipment.
45331230 - Installation work of cooling equipment.
45214610 - Laboratory building construction work.
51430000 - Installation services of laboratory equipment.
45310000 - Electrical installation work.
45317000 - Other electrical installation work.
71321000 - Engineering design services for mechanical and electrical installations for buildings.
II.2.3) Place of performance:
Region Codes:
UKH12 - Cambridgeshire CC
II.2.4) Description of the procurement:
The British Antarctic Survey operates a series of research facilities which include a Polar Aquarium, controlled temperature experimental rooms and cold storage facilities. The Project will include strip out of the existing Aquarium, experimental and cold storage rooms and replacement with new.
New mechanical and electrical systems will be installed along with new cooling systems with low GWP potential to meet the needs of a marine research facility with a specific temperature control requirement and provision of chilled water supply.
II.2.14) Additional information
Not Provided

II.3) Estimated Date of publication

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description
IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA )
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) - YES

Section VI: Complementary Information
VI.3) Additional Information:
Project engagement will include a zoom meeting to discuss the project further, and may be followed up with site visits if required. Projected date of meeting January 12th 2022 14.00. subject to change.
Please register your attendance by emailing, invite to the meeting will be sent upon receipt.
All suppliers that express an interest in this tender will receive the information that is shared at the supplier event even if they are unable to attend.
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VI.5) Date Of Dispatch Of This Notice: 08/12/2021